EMI/EMC Lab Technician

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking EMI/EMC Lab Technicians for its Product Qualification Lab. These positions are located in Linthicum, Maryland and are union represented.

This is a pipeline staffing requisition usedto source qualified talent for near future and on-going talent needs in this area of professional expertise.

Responsibilities for EMI/EMC Lab Technicians are:

  • Perform EMI/EMC (Electromagnetic Interference/Electromagnetic Compatibility)tests and measurements of electronic and electro-mechanical equipment and subsystems using standard and precision measurement instrumentation.
  • Setup test equipment and perform tests such as Conducted Emissions & Susceptibility, Radiated Emissions & Susceptibility, ESD, EFT, etc.
  • Analyze radiated emissions signals by use of probing and shielding techniques.
  • Work from established test plans or procedures.
  • Set up and operate computer-controlled or manually-operated lab test equipment such as Antennas, Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generators, RF Amplifiers and Oscilloscopes.
  • Maintain tools, equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition.
Unofficial or official transcripts or military documentation (DD-214, VMET or JST) must be provided at time of submission in order to be considered.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate's degree in Electronics or 60 credits towards a bachelor's degree in the field of Electronics. 6 months of military training/education in electronics with 2 years experience in electronics will be considered in lieu of college credits.
  • Must pass pre-employment skills screening assessment.
  • Must be able toobtain and maintainDoD clearance.
  • Minimum two years hands-on EMI/EMC test and troubleshooting experience.
  • Knowledge of MIL-STD-461 requirements and experience with MIL-STD-461 test methodology, procedures, and test equipment are required.
  • Experience working in a laboratory and a team environment.
  • Understanding of RF measurement techniques and use of various RF measurement instruments.
  • Experience troubleshooting digital and RF hardware.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with TILE (Total Integrated Laboratory Environment) test software
  • Active Secret or Top Secret DoD Clearance
  • iNARTE Certification

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For a complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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